Israel Accepted into OECD

May 11th, 2010

Yesterday, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) unanimously accepted Israel’s application for membership to the exclusive organization of countries with prosperous, open economies. J Street welcomes this as a key step toward greater economic, social, and environmental coordination between Israel and the organization’s member countries. Read More...

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Rabbi Michael Lerner's home vandalized

May 11th, 2010

We at J Street were outraged last week to learn that Rabbi Michael Lerner's home was vandalized by those who disagree with the Rabbi's politics on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Read More...

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J Street Welcomes Launch of Proximity Talks

May 3rd, 2010

While the start of talks is a step in the right direction, those committed to ending the conflict peacefully remain focused not on maintaining a process but concluding it successfully. This will require moving quickly to address the final status issues at the core of resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a two-state solution. Read More...

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Statement on Amb. Oren's Plans to Speak at Brandeis Commencement

April 27th, 2010

J Street released the following statement on Ambassador Oren's plans to speak at Brandeis University's 2010 commencement. Read More...

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J Street Leadership Mission Leaves for Mideast

April 23rd, 2010

A delegation of J Street Education Fund leaders will travel to the Middle East with the pro-Israel, pro-peace advocacy organization, on a trip aimed at providing a more complex and nuanced understanding of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Read More...

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J Street Celebrates Yom Ha'atzmaut

April 19th, 2010

J Street proudly celebrates the 62nd anniversary of the founding of the State of Israel, joining with the Israeli people in honoring the country's founders and marking its innumerable achievements and successes. The work of the founders will only be complete when Israel has secure, internationally-recognized borders and achieves full acceptance by its neighbors in the region. Read More...

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J Street Honors Israel's Fallen Soldiers on Yom HaZikaron

April 19th, 2010

J Street joins with Israel and Jews all over the world in honoring the memory of Israel's fallen soldiers today on Yom HaZikaron, the day of remembrance. Read More...

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